The Nissan Magnite is currently offered with a 1.0-liter NA petrol engine with 72 hp / 96 Nm, as well as a 1.0-liter turbo petrol engine producing 100 hp and 160 Nm (152 Nm with CVT)
The Magnite marked Nissan’s entry into the ever-growing segment of under 4m SUVs, and upon its arrival, the car became the most affordable car in said space. However, the Magnite was launched with introductory prices, and so far this year Nissan has already raised prices for the car twice.
Now the automaker has introduced another price hike for the Magnite, making it the car’s third price hike in the first quarter of 2021. Prices for non-turbo variants of the Nissan Magnite have been hiked up to Rs 33,000, while the prices of the turbo-gasoline variants are now increased to Rs 20,000.
The entry-level 1.0-liter NA petrol XE variant of the Nissan Magnite now costs Rs 5.59 lakh, while the high-end non-turbo variant (XV Premium DT) will now cost you Rs 7.84 lakh . On the contrary, the 1.0 liter turbo-petrol XL is now priced at Rs 7.49 lakh, while the high-end version of 1.0-liter turbo petrol XV Premium CVT DT costs Rs 9.90 lakh (all price, excluding showroom).
Here is the full price list for the Nissan Magnite as of April 7, 2021 –
|Variant||New price*||Old price*|
|1.0 liter gasoline NA XE||Rs 5.59 lakh||Rs 5.49 lakh|
|1.0 liter NA petrol XL||Rs 6.32 lakh||Rs 5.99 lakh|
|1.0 liter NA petrol XV||Rs 6.99 lakh||Rs 6.68 lakh|
|1.0 liter NA petrol XV DT||Rs 7.15 lakh||Rs 6.82 lakh|
|1.0 liter NA XV Premium petrol||Rs 7.68 lakh||Rs 7.55 lakh|
|1.0 liter NA petrol XV Premium DT||Rs 7.84 lakh||Rs 7.69 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XL||Rs 7.49 lakh||Rs 7.29 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV||Rs 8.09 lakh||Rs 7.98 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV DT||Rs 8.25 lakh||Rs 8.12 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV Premium||Rs 8.89 lakh||Rs 8.75 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV Premium DT||Rs 9.05 lakh||Rs 8.89 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XL CVT||Rs 8.39 lakh||Rs 8.19 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV CVT||Rs 8.99 lakh||Rs 8.88 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV CVT DT||Rs 9.15 lakh||Rs 9.02 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV Premium CVT||Rs 9.74 lakh||Rs 9.65 lakh|
|1.0 liter turbo petrol XV Premium CVT DT||Rs 9.90 lakh||Rs 9.79 lakh|
* All prices, ex-showroom New Delhi
It should be noted that Nissan did not reveal updated prices for the turbo petrol variants XV Premium (O), XV Premium (O) DT, XV Premium (O) CVT and XV Premium (O) CVT DT as of again.
Nissan currently offers the Magnite with a 1.0-liter three-cylinder NA gasoline engine, as well as a 1.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine. The former produces a power of 72 PS and a torque of 96 Nm, while the latter produces 100 PS of maximum power with 160 Nm (152 Nm with CVT) of peak torque. Transmission options include a 5-speed manual gearbox offered with both engines, while the turbo-gasoline engine can also be fitted with an optional automatic CVT.
Up front, the Nissan Magnite gets an 8-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto wireless connectivity, a 7-inch fully digital dashboard, puddle lamps, ambient lighting, a rear armrest with cup holder and mobile stand, wireless charging, rear AC vents, air purifier, 6 speaker system from JBL, drive modes, automatic climate control, cruise control, connected car technology and push button start / stop.
The Nissan Magnite currently faces off against the Kia Sonet, Hyundai Venue, Ford EcoSport, Mahindra XUV300, Tata Nexon, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Toyota Urban Cruiser as well as its own cousin and the current most affordable sub-4m SUV in India, the Renault Kiger.